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19 school employees vie to be Education Support Professional 2022

Betsy PriceEducation, Headlines

  A group of paraprofessionals and other educational support staff have been nominated to be named the 2022 Delaware State Educational Support Professional of the Year. The program, which recognizes outstanding service by school employees who provide direct or indirect services to students and their families, is open to paraprofessionals, custodial staff, secretaries, nutritional staff, school- and district-employed bus drivers …


Carney picks former Brandywine superintendent for state education post

Betsy PriceEducation, Headlines

  Dr. Mark Holodick has been nominated to replace Dr. Susan Bunting as secretary of education. Photo by DigitalElements/Pixel   Gov. John Carney announced Tuesday he will nominate the former superintendent of Brandywine School District as the new secretary of the Delaware Department of Education. Dr. Mark Holodick lead Brandywine for a decade before going to work at the University …

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Town Square LIVE Weekly Review – October 7, 2021

Sonja FreyTown Square Live, Weekly Review

Hover over the image below and a gray bar pops up at the bottom—scroll through the pdf, use direction arrows, zoom in or out, download the PDF, or view in full-screen mode. [pdf-embedder url=”” title=”TSD Oct 7″] This Week’s Top Headlines Include: COMMUNITY UD’s REP offers free audio show of Poe’s ‘Murders in Rue Morgue’ Delaware First Lady, Food Bank …

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Carney cabinet exodus continues with Bunting leaving Education

Betsy PriceEducation, Headlines

Dr. Susan Bunting   Delaware Secretary of Education Susan Bunting will leave her post in December, capping a career of nearly five decades in public education in the First State. Her successor has not been chose, Gov. John Carney said in a Wednesday press release announcing her departure. Bunting became the secretary of education in 2017. She had spent the …